Question: Can a 17 year old legally date a 12 year old?

Technically yes but this is trouble waiting to happen. No 12 year old should be dating and no on under the age of consent (which is 16 on PA) should date someone over the age of consent. There are other charges not involving sex that could be brought when the person who is 17 turns 18.

Can a 17 and 13 year old date?

No. It is not illegal for a 13 and 17 year old to date.

Is a 12 year old dating a 16 year old illegal?

2 attorney answers Going on dates isnt per se illegal, but at your age, there are a large number of things that ARE illegal and could lead to him facing felony charges, even if hes only charged as a juvenile.

Can a 17 year old date a 10 year old?

Briody. Im actually wondering if this is a troll.... but just in case, the answer is YES, ITS ILLEGAL. Its essentially child molestation if there is sexual contact of any kind. The 17 year old can be criminally prosecuted, jailed, and branded a sex...

Is Dating Someone 4 years older illegal?

California – The age of consent in California is 18. It is illegal for anyone to engage in sexual intercourse with a minor (someone under the age of 18), unless they are that persons spouse. California employs a tiered system where the greater the difference in age, the greater the penalty.

Is a 13 year old dating a 16 year old illegal?

The question as phrased, the answer is no. It is not legal. If the 16 year old engages in any sexual conduct, they could face statutory rape charges and the parental consent assuming there was any would have no bearing on that.

Is it illegal for a 12 to date 15?

No, it is not illegal due to just your age difference. It only becomes illegal when there is sex involved, the person you are having sex with is under 16, and you would be either 1 )four years older but less than eight years older than the complainant...

What age gap is legal?

Federal law makes it criminal to engage in a sexual act with another person who is between the age of 12 and 16 if they are at least four years younger than you. Each state takes a different approach as the age of consent has ranged from 10 to 18.

Under California Penal Code 288, it is illegal to touch a minor anywhere on his or her body for sexual purposes. If you arrange a meeting with a minor and commit lewd acts with the minor at that meeting, you will be charged under both Penal Code 288.4 and Penal Code 288. Penal Code 288 is a wobbler.

Is a 15 year old dating an 11 year old illegal?

Legally, they are both minors so there is no crime.

Which age is perfect for relationship?

Consider their emotional maturity and sense of responsibility. For many kids, 16 seems to be an appropriate age, but it may be entirely suitable for a mature 15-year-old to go on a date, or to make your immature 16-year-old wait a year or two. You can also consider what other parents are doing.

Is texting a 16 year old illegal?

YES, you can get in trouble for texting a minor depending on the facts involved. Unlawful Transaction with Minor, 3rd Degree is a Class A misdemeanor with a maximum penalty of 1 year in jail and a $500 fine plus court costs.

Can a 26 year old date a 17 year old?

There is no law regulating who you can date, only with whom you can have sexual relations.

Is it OK for a 14 year old to date a 17 year old?

Dating is not illegal, as long as no sexual activity is involved, but as long as she is a minor, her...

Is it weird for a 17 to date a 14?

Dating is not illegal, as long as no sexual activity is involved, but as long as she is a minor, her...

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